Bachelor of Information Technology

A bachelor’s degree remains the entry standard in many professional careers. Its long-term benefits make it well worth the initial investment as it allows you professional entry into some of the top names in I.T., along with the chance to create your own enterprise within the sector.

This degree focuses on information systems modules and will provide you with foundational knowledge in the fields of software engineering and business intelligence. You will
cover an extensive range of topics from mobile and wireless networks to artificial intelligence (AI) and intelligent systems.

By placing strong focus on knowledge, execution and professional skills, this qualification will transform you into a complete professional with a range of interesting opportunities to explore, including the development of mobile and web-based apps, and even game development.

Overview

This Qualification focuses on Information Systems modules, which cover an extensive range of topics – from mobile and wireless networks, to artificial intelligence (AI) and intelligent systems.

By opting for various specialist electives, you can broaden your skills and explore the various avenues available to software developers. Many interesting opportunities such as mobile and web-based app development, or even game development, are open to you.

The academic programme consists of a generic foundational phase and a specialisation phase. Students are transformed into complete professionals, through a strong focus on knowledge, execution and professional skills, which are seamlessly integrated into the curriculum.

The foundation phase gives the student insight into the field of IT, while the specialisation phase is career-oriented. The degree specialisations are essential and are aligned with real-world industry requirements.

If you are not sure whether this programme is for you, contact us and see what we recommend for you.

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Our Bachelor of Information Technology is also available part-time for those who are passionate about software development but are unable to attend the programme during the week.

Additional information

  • Classes span 30 Saturdays throughout the year.
  • Five-year course for students who have not studied IT in the past.
  • Students with prior IT qualifications can complete the course in a shorter period (based on recognition of prior learning).
  • Classes are from 08h00-17h00.

Course Info

Subject Code NQF Credits Prerequisites View
Core
Academic Writing 171 ACW171 5 4 view
Computer Architecture 171 COA171 5 7 View
Database Development 171 DBD171 5 12 View
English Communication 171 ENG171 5 7 View
Information Systems 171 INF171 5 12 View
Innovation and Leadership 101 INL101 5 5 View
Innovation and Leadership 102 INL102 5 5 View
Mathematics 171 MAT171 5 11 View
Networking Development 171 NWD171 5 8 View
Programming 171 PRG171 5 16 View
Programming 172 PRG172 5 9 View
Statistics 171 STA171 5 4 View
Web Programming 171 WPR171 5 13 View
Electives (Choose one of)
Business Management 171 BUM171 5 7 View
Entrepreneurship 171 ENT171 5 7 View
Subject Code NQF Credits Prerequisites View
Core
Cloud-Native Application Architecture 271 CNA271 6 11 View
Database Development 221 DBD221 6 15 DBD171 View
Enterprise Systems 271 ERP271 6 7 View
Ethics 271 ETH271 6 4 View
Information Systems 271 INF271 6 12 INF171 View
Innovation and Leadership 201 INL201 6 5 View
Innovation and Leadership 202 INL202 6 5 View
Linear Programming 171 LPR171 6 11 MAT171 View
Programming 271 PRG271 6 13 PRG172 View
Programming 272 PRG272 6 8 DB271, PRG271 View
Project Management 271 PMM271 6 7 View
Statistics 271 STA271 6 4 STA171 View
Web Programming 271 WPR271 6 10 PRG171,WPR171 View
Electives (Choose one of)
Internet Of Things 271 IOT271 6 8 PRG171,WPR271 View
Software Testing 271 SWT271 6 8 PRG272 View
Subject Code NQF Credits Prerequisites View
Core
Business Intelligence 371 BIN371 7 10 SQL View
Cloud-Native Application Programming 371 CNA371 7 11 CNA271 View
Data Analytics 371 DAL371 7 14 STA271 View
Database Development 371 DBD371 7 7 DBD271 View
Innovation and Leadership 371 INL371 7 5 INL201,INL202 View
Programming 371 PRG371 7 9 PRG272 View
Project 371 PRJ371 7 17 PMM271 View
Project Management 371 PMM371 7 7 PMM271 View
Software Analysis & Design 371 SAD371 7 14 View
Software Engineering 371 SEN371 7 16 PMM371,PRG272, SAD371 View
Web Programming 371 WPR371 7 9 PRG272, WPR271 View
Innovation Management 371 INM371 7 11 View
User Experience Design 371 UAX371 7 11 PRG272, WPR271 View
Subject View
Core
Academic Writing 171 view
Computer Architecture 171 View
Database Development 171 View
English Communication 171 View
Information Systems 171 View
Innovation and Leadership 101 View
Innovation and Leadership 102 View
Mathematics 171 View
Networking Development 171 View
Programming 171 View
Programming 172 View
Statistics 171 View
Web Programming 171 View
Electives (Choose one of)
Business Management 171 View
Entrepreneurship 171 View
Subject View
Core
Cloud-Native Application Architecture 271 View
Database Development 221 View
Enterprise Systems 271 View
Ethics 271 View
Information Systems 271 View
Innovation and Leadership 201 View
Innovation and Leadership 202 View
Linear Programming 171 View
Programming 271 View
Programming 272 View
Project Management 271 View
Statistics 271 View
Web Programming 271 View
Electives (Choose one of)
Internet Of Things 271 View
Software Testing 271 View
Subject View
Core
Cloud-Native Application Programming 371 View
Data Analytics 371 View
Database Development 371 View
Innovation and Leadership 371 View
Programming 371 View
Project 371 View
Project Management 371 View
Software Analysis & Design 371 View
Software Engineering 371 View
Web Programming 371 View
Electives (Choose one of)
Innovation Management 371 View
User Experience Design 371 View

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